Army and Navy Academy

  • Army and Navy Academy is an internationally recognized college-preparatory military boarding school for boys, grades 7-12 that follows University of California standards and incorporates leadership training centered around its JROTC program.
  • Since 1910, Army and Navy Academy has sought to develop scholarship and honorable character in young men.
  • Our Cadets benefit from having a greater degree of structure, motivation and discipline in their daily routine.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Military Colleges and Schools
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1910
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students320 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
% Students of Color
27%
State avg.: 44%
Students by GradeArmy and Navy Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
47%
Average Class Size15 students
Number of AP Courses15 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP Chinese Language and Culture, AP English Language & Composition, AP English Literature & Composition, AP European History, AP Microeconomics, AP Physics 1, AP Physics C, AP Spanish Language, AP Studio Art, AP U.S. Government, AP U.S. History
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$41,500
Tuition NotesBase tuition does not include books, uniforms, incidentals, and special programs.
% on Financial Aid
27%
Average Financial Aid Grant$3,000
Acceptance Rate
73%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorDarrin Knox
Admissions AssociateChris Thaeler

Sports

Total Sports Offered16 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Cycling, Drill Team, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Riflery, Soccer, Surf Team, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Weightlifting, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryCycling,
Drill TeamFootball,
GolfLacrosse,
RiflerySoccer,
Surf TeamSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
WeightliftingWrestling,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.32 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Anti-Bullying, ASB, Astronomy, Aviation, Beta Club, Business Club, Cadets for Christ, California Scholarship Federation, Chess Club, Comedy Club, Community Service Club, Computer Science, Forensics Club, Harvard Model Congress, Interact Club, Key Club, Letterman's Club, Marching Band, Multi-Cultural Club, National Honor Society, Peer Counseling, Travis Manion Foundation, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
ANA TV Production, Drawing and Painting, Music Composition on MAC, Photography

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Crossfit, Scuba Club, Strength & Conditioning, Surf Team, Weightlifting

School Notes

  • Confident, independent, and resilient are just some of the words that describe the Army and Navy Academy Cadet.
  • Located on the coast in San Diego County, California, Army and Navy Academy is truly unique. Our college preparatory curriculum is catered to the ways that boys learn best. Interactive lessons, small class sizes, personal attention, and formal leadership training motivate each Cadet to reach his full potential.
  • This combination leadership education, a college-prep curriculum, and the commitment to teaching in the ways that boys learn best all adds up to create The Warrior Experience.
  • As a private military school with a JROTC program, Cadets are educated to a set of core values that shape all aspects of life. Honesty, integrity, respect, responsibility, compassion, and gratitude are the cornerstones.

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